Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) has awarded Freelane a total of CHF 70,000 in funding: a CHF 20,000 FIT Digital Grant and a CHF 50,000 FIT Digital by EHL Seed Loan.
Renens-based EH Group, a startup developing innovative and eco-friendly fuel cell technology, has been awarded a CHF 100,000 Tech Seed loan by Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT).
Lausanne-based startup ratioX has just been awarded a CHF 100,000 Tech Seed loan from Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT). The firm has developed an automatic gearbox that makes electric bicycles easier and more durable.
Logmind, a local startup developing AI-accelerated analytics software, has been awarded a CHF 50,000 Digital Seed loan from Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT).
Terapet, a startup based near Nyon, has just been awarded a CHF 100,000 Tech Seed loan from Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT). The company has developed technology that dramatically improves the precision of proton therapy, an advanced form of radiotherapy for treating cancer.
The FIT jury has chosen to support the KickTheMap startup with a FIT Digital Grant of CHF 20’000. The young Lausanne company has developed a new mobile photogrammetry service.
SeedIMPULSE, a startup based in Lausanne, has just been awarded a CHF 100,000 Tech Seed loan from Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT). The company’s innovative software makes it easier for doctors to carry out risk assessments before performing hip operations. And the technology could be applied to other bone-related procedures as well.
Learn 2 Forecast (L2F), a startup based in Ecublens, has been awarded a CHF 500,000 FIT Tech Growth loan from Vaud’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT). The firm has developed a technology that can boost the effectiveness of machine learning.
Smeetz, a startup based in Lausanne, has just been awarded a CHF 200,000 FIT Digital Growth by EHL loan. The company has developed an innovative online booking platform, where activity organizers can market their events, manage reservations and sell tickets.
Alpine Intuition, which democratizes artificial intelligence for companies and Helvitek, which creates innovative anti-pollution masks, have each obtained a FIT Digital Grant loan of CHF 20,000 from the FIT.
The FIT Digital program has awarded a CHF 200,000 FIT Digital Growth loan to Wecheer, a Vaud-based startup that operates in the advertising technology (adtech) industry. The firm has developed a smart bottle opener that records the place and time a bottle is opened as well as the brand of the beverage.
The jury of FIT chose to support the Lumendo start-up with a CHF 100’000 FIT Tech Seed loan. The medtech startup has developed the next generation of injectable surgical fillers, an industry first.
The jury of the FIT chose to support Haya Therapeutics with a FIT Tech Seed loan of CHF 100’000. The startup is developing an exclusive and innovative anti-fibrotic treatment for myocardial fibrosis and heart failure.
Astrocast, a startup based in Ecublens, has just been awarded a CHF 500,000 Growth Loan from Vaud Canton’s Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT). The loan will help the young firm ramp up its business development.
SWISSto12, a provider of telecommunications components for the satellite and aerospace industries, announced today the closing of a CHF 18.1M (USD 18.5M) Series B financing round led by Swisscanto Invest by Zürcher Kantonalbank and Swisscom Ventures and returning investor Constantia New Business (CNB).
CombaGroup is proud to receive the Solar Impulse Efficient Solutions label awarded by Dr. Bertrand Piccard’s Solar Impulse Foundation. Following the success of the famous solar powered flight around the world, the Solar Impulse Foundation decided to award the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solutions” label to 1000 products or services that meet high standards of both sustainability and profitability. A portfolio of these solutions, that includes CombaGroup, will be brought to decision-makers to encourage them to adopt more ambitious environmental targets and energy policies.
Switzerland, champion of innovation
For the ninth time, the 100 best Swiss start-ups (TOP100_2019) were selected and listed in a ranking published by IFJ (Institut für Jungunternehmen) and PME Magazine. Among the companies selected, 20 are supported by the FIT.
Congratulations to Flyability, Lunaphore Technologies, BestMile, Gamaya, Astrocast, Volumina Medical, Cellestia Biotech, Daphne Technology, CREAL3D, Insolight, AgroSustain, Eyeware Tech, GRZ Technologies, LiGenTec, SwissDeCode, ScanTrust, Nanogence, G-Therapeutics, Mirrakoi and OneVisage !